Roberta Mauel - Yellow Sunburst - Watercolour Painter

May 7: Painting in Watercolours

Create landscape and still ­life paintings in watercolours that reflect your vision and creative style. Would you like to experience the joy and nuances of working with colour? This course will teach you the basics of watercolour painting and provide a foundation for your own creative expression. You will learn to work with the unique […]

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Mindfulness and the Arts Karen McDonald Arts Building

May 8: Mindfulness & the Arts

Are you interested how the arts can be used to relax, inspire and deepen our connection to our lives? In this 5-session workshop you will be doing mindfulness meditations, and focusing on how using art, spontaneous writing, sculpting, and crafting can develop this compassionate observers mind. Beginners welcome.

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mat in progress

What in the World is Mat Making?

When I tell people I am a rug hooker I receive a variety of responses. A common one is, “Oh, I did a rug from a kit years ago.” Often it’s a polite, “oh.” Very few people are familiar with rug hooking as it began in early Canadian and American homes.

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Peace and Blessings

The Arts Building classes will return in January 2016. We look forward to the new classes delivered by our customary wonderful instructors, along with the addition of new instructors and new classes. We are really blessed here on the Sunshine Coast to have so many creative and talented people. Have a wonderful holiday, and see […]

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